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Category: Suspense

Six Years by Harlan Coben

By Harlan Coben

In Six Years, a masterpiece of recent suspense, Harlan Coben explores the intensity and fervour of misplaced love...and the secrets and techniques and lies at its middle. ? Six years have handed given that Jake Fisher watched Natalie, the affection of his lifestyles, marry one other guy. Six years of hiding a damaged center via throwing himself into his occupation as a faculty professor. Six years of preserving his promise to depart Natalie by myself, and 6 years of tortured desires of her lifestyles together with her new husband, Todd. ? yet six years haven't come as regards to extinguishing his emotions, and whilst Jake comes throughout Todd's obituary, he can't maintain himself clear of the funeral. There he will get the glimpse of Todd's spouse he's hoping for...but she isn't Natalie. Whoever the mourning widow is, she's been married to Todd for nearly twenty years, and with that truth every thing Jake suggestion he knew in regards to the most sensible time of his life—a time he hasn't ever gotten over—is became thoroughly within out.? ? As Jake searches for the reality, his picture-perfect thoughts of Natalie start to resolve. Mutual associates of the couple both can't be discovered, or don't take into account Jake. not anyone has noticeable Natalie in years. Jake's look for the lady who broke his center, who lied to him, quickly places his very existence in danger because it dawns on him that the guy he has develop into will be in keeping with a gently developed fiction. ? Harlan Coben once more gives you a stunning page-turner that deftly explores the facility of old flame, and the secrets and techniques and lies that such love can conceal. ?

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The Witness by Sandra Brown

By Sandra Brown

The simplest public defender in Prosper, Kendall has stumbled upon the town's chilling mystery - and her marriage to at least one of the town's strongest males has develop into a dwelling hell. Now Kendall is a terrified mom attempting to store her child's existence.

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Tell Me Lies by Jennifer Crusie

By Jennifer Crusie

Maddie Faraday's lifestyles will be perfect--if it weren't forher dishonest husbandher suspicious daughterher gossipy motherher secretive most sensible friendher nosy neighbors,and that man she misplaced her virginity to 20 years ago...In inform Me Lies, Jennifer Cruise dishes up a humorous, attractive, suspenseful novel approximately small-town secrets and techniques, big-time betrayals and the redemptive energy of affection, laughter and chocolate brownies.

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Break In by Dick Francis

By Dick Francis

Steeplechase jockey Christmas "Kit" Fielding has had greater than his percentage of shut calls either off and on the direction. yet difficulty hits with regards to domestic whilst a grudge among his relations and his sister's in-laws becomes a blood feud.

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Nightmare by Robin Parrish

By Robin Parrish

During this fast moving paranormal mystery, a school pupil is thrust right into a look for a lacking pupil that turns into a fight opposed to supernatural forces.

Ghost city is the most well liked enjoyment park within the kingdom, delivering cutting-edge chills and thrills concerning the magical. The park's major trip is a haunted mansion that offers an come across with a true ghost.

When Maia Peters visits in the course of her senior 12 months of faculty, she's no longer awaiting to be inspired. Maia grew up because the simply baby of a couple of world-renowned "ghost hunters," so the mystical is not anything new. in reality, the journey feels beautiful uninteresting till the very finish. There, a face seems from the mist. The face of Jordin Cole, a lady who disappeared from campus a 12 months ago.

Convinced what she observed wasn't a hoax and wanting to locate solutions to Jordin's disappearance, Maia launches right into a quest for solutions. Joined via Jordin's boyfriend—a pastor's child with very varied rules concerning the spirit realm—Maia reveals herself in a fight opposed to forces she by no means anticipated to confront.

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Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, Book 1) by Lee Child

By Lee Child

INTRODUCING REACHER: the 1st Jack Reacher Novel

Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is a drifter. He's simply passing via Margrave, Georgia, and in below an hour, he's arrested for homicide. now not a lot of a welcome. All Reacher is familiar with is that he didn't kill anyone. no less than now not the following. no longer in recent times. yet he doesn't stand an opportunity of convincing an individual. now not in Margrave, Georgia. now not an opportunity in hell.

See Jack Reacher now in his first significant movie.

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Burial by Neil Cross

By Neil Cross

The disorganized inner most lifetime of Nathan, luckless protagonist of Burial by means of Neil move, isn't person who so much folks could aspire to. Nathan, considered one of life's under-achievers, is chafing in a radio journalism task, and is caught in a dating that has run its path – more often than not as a result of his personal loss of force and concentration.

He reluctantly is going to a celebration together with his soon-to-be-ex-girlfriend; the host is his boss, a nasty right-wing radio host. Nathan stocks a few medications with the marginally creepy Bob, a journalist who's given to a few flaky ideals within the supernatural. either males stumble upon the both stoned (and irresponsible) Elise, and all 3 perform a few sordid intercourse in a parked motor vehicle. To Nathan's horror, the mini-orgy leads to Elise's death.

Nathan is persuaded to do away with Elise's physique, and her loss of life results in the 'unsolved' documents of police registers. Time passes, and Nathan is racked with guilt. Then Bob makes an unwelcome reappearance and informs him that the woods during which they buried Elise are to be dug up for a social housing undertaking. Nathan's lifestyles is quickly in a desperately downward spiral.

Burial, like prior Neil go books, is completely calculated to maintain the reader on tenterhooks -- in every kind of how. while Nathan turns into pleasant with the uncomprehending sister of the lifeless Elise and initiates a dating, we're at the same time pained on the deception – and fearful for the screwed-up protagonist. As occasions stream in the direction of a grim and jaw-dropping climax, it's transparent that after back Neil move has validated he's the grasp of the uncomfortable, caring suspense narrative. Burial is a queasy – yet undeniably compulsive – learn.

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The Player by Michael Tolkin

By Michael Tolkin

"Just as Griffin suspected, there has been a gathering in Levison's place of work with no him." With this commencing, we're taken into the brain and lifetime of Griffin Mill, senior vice chairman of construction at an immense Hollywood studio. it's a brain filled with paranoia, duplicity, and guile—and a lifestyles filled with cash, strength, and status. it's the motion picture business.

Griffin Mill is ruthlessly bold, pushed to regulate the levers of America's dream-making equipment. Griffin listens to writers pitch him tales all day, sitting in judgment on their fantasies, their lives. yet now one author to whose pitch he answered so glibly is sending him postcards: "You stated you'd come back to me. You didn't. And now within the identify of all writers who get driven round by means of studio executives I'm going to kill you."

Squeezed among the probability to his existence and the danger to his activity, Griffin's planned and scary reaction spins him right into a nightmare. Then he meets the unhappy and gorgeous June Mercator and his obsession for her threatens to spoil them both.

With a compulsively readable narrative that provides a devastating portrait of latest Hollywood—the studio pros, the deal-making, the politics, the pitches—The Player is the neatest ebook.

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Sky Strike (The Zone, Book 4) by James Rouch

By James Rouch

AN AIR STRIKE was once the single likelihood LEFT FOR the liberty warring parties OF the longer term! The chilly warfare burned with renewed fury because the super-powers introduced their top males into conflict. throughout countless numbers of sq. miles of western Europe, the place Napoleon's armies had as soon as marched and Hitler's Reich had crumbled in blood and rubble, the hot warriors of Armageddon do conflict amidst the panorama of hell. American significant Revell and British Sergeant Hyde target their joint NATO strike strength with surgical precision on the Soviet provide jugular-but the shut-down of the very important arterial rail junction deep in the back of the East German entrance line grew to become out to be dead. quickly this distinctive wrestle team discovered themselves struggling with desperately again, hoping to outlive the wasted, death-seared warscape of... THE region.

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Recoil by Brian Garfield

By Brian Garfield

Years after going into hiding, a witness needs to run from the mob again
Fred Mathieson was once now not a normal witness opposed to the mob. He was once by no means within the association, and didn’t testify opposed to gangster Frank Pastor to avoid wasting his personal pores and skin. Mathieson is a legal professional, and took the stand easily from a wish to do the correct factor. His judgment of right and wrong destroyed his existence, yet he equipped a brand new one. Now his long-ago testimony is ready to place him and his family members again in danger. For approximately 9 years, Mathieson has been secure within the Witness protection software, operating as an leisure lawyer in California. yet Frank Pastor is some days clear of parole, and he has made up our minds to take revenge. by way of blackmailing a clerk in witness safety, the mobster unearths Mathieson’s new identify, so the chase will commence back.

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